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The Importance of Small Engine Service

Small engines include those found in lawnmowers, chainsaws, string trimmers, and other yard care equipment. While they may be functionally similar to your car’s engine, they are not used in the same way. The unique challenges small engines face makes small engine service all the more important to keep your equipment running safely and reliably.

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How To Properly Care For Your Electric Lawn Mower

Is it too early to think about summer yet? In Reno, never! Sure, there’s little that can beat the serenity of Lake Tahoe after a fresh snowfall. But if you’re like most Southern Nevadans, you’re already thinking about your lawn. And if you’re thinking about your lawn, you’re probably thinking about caring for your electric

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What You Need To Know About Small Engine Repair

Small engine repair can be one of the easiest — and cheapest — mechanical tasks you can perform yourself. Yet many people are intimidated by the idea, and not without good reason. People often assume that small engine repair is the same as auto repair, which can entail a complex system of gaskets, pistons and

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6 Things You Need To Know Before Buying A Snowblower

Winter’s here! And while Reno may be blessed with some of the most beautiful winter scenery imaginable, that beauty comes with a cost. Namely, pulled muscles and an aching back from countless hours spent shoveling out your driveway. Hours which you’ll have to repeat as we head into the deep of winter. Maybe you already

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How Portable Generators Work

When handled properly, your portable generator isn’t just an investment. It can be a lifesaver. But have you ever stopped to consider how they actually work? It isn’t quite rocket science. It doesn’t require extensive technical knowledge. And while you may owe it to yourself to know the basic nuts and bolts of how to

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7 Tips to Maintain your Lawn Mower Engine

A lawn mower is a great tool to have if you have a beautiful lawn to maintain in your home. As with most mechanical tools though, mowers require constant checking to ensure optimal performance. All the different engine parts need to be kept in perfect working condition. Below are a few tips that we compiled

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Portable Generator Safety Rules To Live By

Your portable generator. In times of emergency, it can be your life line. However, if used improperly, it can be a safety hazard. A fatal safety hazard. According to a report from the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, a total of 880 deaths were caused by portable generators between 2005 and 2017. Deaths which could

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snow blower

Snow Thrower vs Snow Blower: Things You Need to Know

There is an underlying question of whether snow throwers and snow blowers are the same. Most marketers use these same characteristics to increase the cost of the machine. However, these machines have differences. Knowing about each of these snow removal machines and their differences will guide you determine what to get to suit your needs.

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pressure washer

Step by Step Guide For Using a Pressure Washer

A pressure washer is a powerful tool that is great for cleaning exterior surfaces. They are more effective and quicker than using a traditional scrub brush. Pressure washers are available for rent or purchase and can either be gas or electric powered. Due to the high pressure they produce, it is important that you understand

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How To Thoroughly Clean Your Home With A Pressure Washer

There’s efficiency, and then there’s high performance efficiency. The sort of efficiency that comes from the right tools applied to the right surfaces in the right manner. And when it comes to cleaning your home, you need that efficiency now more than ever. Your home can withstand a lot of wear and tear. Weather. Seasonal

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